October 2, 2017
A backlit laptop keyboard with black keys

Local government faces security risks from ransomware, phishing and malicious threats

Local government agencies are firmly in cybercriminals’ sights. Between June 2016 and June 2017, almost nine out of ten (87 per cent) local authorities in the […]
February 26, 2016

Nothing to hide, nothing to fear? Stop being so British!

There’s a famous phrase that says something along the lines of if you have done nothing wrong, you have nothing to fear. I’m not sure how […]
February 24, 2016

InfoSec – you get nothing for nothing

I don’t know about you but I have a few acquaintances who want to change their lives, some of them in quite dramatic ways. Their dreams […]
February 15, 2016

Why is ransomware such a popular online crime?

Because it pays! In fact, it pays very well indeed. Forty-four percent of the time. And those behind it are hardly likely to get caught either. […]
February 12, 2016

And the biggest hacking threat is… social engineering

Criminals who don’t have an odd $23,000 in change stuffed down the back of the sofa are primarily trying to hack into companies via social engineering, according to […]
December 11, 2015

Miss… Miss… He DDoSed my website

Do you remember what it was like back in school? Not secondary school. Well, probably not. Do you remember what it was like in primary school […]
December 9, 2015

IT security management – only 37% of SMBs think they're prepared for the coming year

Is your small or medium business equipped to manage IT security? If you can answer yes, give yourself a pat on the back for you are […]
December 7, 2015

138,000 missing mobiles and laptops discovered in UK bars each year

T’is the season to be jolly but if your definition of that involves inebriation, please do make sure that you stow your mobile and laptop somewhere […]